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  1. WillyBob

    WillyBob I will if I can Vendor

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    KIMG0068.JPG KIMG0071.JPG Cumulus model with slightly thicker handle using 3/16" python micarta liners, Ivory G10 scales, and copper tubes. Nordic style sheath with wooden insert and tooling
     
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    KIMG0110.JPG KIMG0108.JPG KIMG0111.JPG Customer designed custom. I made this knife using his template and specs
     
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    Very nice looking knife. Keep up the great work.


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    KIMG0045.JPG KIMG0044.JPG KIMG0041.JPG Cumulus model with Camo G10 scales, coyote tan liners, brass pins and lanyard tube. Nordic style sheath with customer requested matching firesteel and integrated holder.
     
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    20161209_154012.jpeg 20161209_154214.jpeg 20161209_154134.jpeg Cumulus model with camo micarta scales, natural micarta liners, brass tubes and bushcraft style sheath
     
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    KIMG0120.JPG leather/oak knife strops.
     
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    MrFixIt Old Jarhead Supporter Bushcraft Friend

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    That is some beautiful work!
     
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    TAD edc, HK, and Esee 6
     

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    Nakadnu OBSERVER Supporter Bushcraft Friend

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    I like how you did the ferro rod pouch on post #4. Clever!
     
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    This is the first knife I ever made for myself. It is one of my dads designs and has been well used KIMG0177.JPG KIMG0179.JPG
     
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    Well done sir, thanks.
     
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    woodsmanjohn Supporter Supporter Bushclass II

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    Those are some great looking knives. Fine work !
     
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    WillyBob I will if I can Vendor

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    KIMG0180.JPG KIMG0181.JPG My recurve setup. I put together a takedown using a ilf riser and limbs for a 68" amo (I have a very long draw length). I added camo socks and made a arrow rest out of stabilized buckeye burl and Velcro carpet. Quiver was made by me.
     
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    Very impressed with the bow. I got a TD Recurve that just gathers dust.
     
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    Prototype I just finished. KIMG0191.JPG KIMG0192.JPG KIMG0193.JPG
     
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    Looks great. What are the specs on that one?


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    WillyBob I will if I can Vendor

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    10 3/4 oal, 5 1/4 blade, 1 1/2 tall, 3/32 1095 with 5160 pommel. Bone linen liners with chevron pattern burlap micarta.
     
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    I am impressed. What kind of sheath do you plan for it?


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    Nordic style with dragon scale imprint.
     
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    Well when you get finished let me know what the price is I may have to put something up for sale to fund it.


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    Very nicely done Sir.
     
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    Hey brother just wanted to let you know that after some light stropping my Cumulus shaves better than my much thinner Mora.


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    [​IMG] and when you run out of arm hair
     
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    Finished the sheath. Thinking about designing a different belt loop so it will hang at an angle. KIMG0199.JPG KIMG0200.JPG
     
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    Nice job Will. I've been using both knives quite a bit. Mostly skinning and processing furbearers and a couple deer. Scary sharp

    Keep up the good work brother
     
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    Very nicely done, brother. I think you did a great job on this knife. Do you do and regular dangler sheaths?
     
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    Would anyone else be interested in a WSK style knife. If so I'd be willing to ship you mine so you could play around with it.
     
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    I sure can!
     
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    Just finished 3 knives in O1 KIMG0206.JPG
     
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    Are these for Sale??? Better Pic's??? Sheaths or no? Are they in the classifieds???
     
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    WillyBob I will if I can Vendor

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    All three have been posted for sale in the classifieds without sheaths. I can make sheaths for them in the style you would like and have the combo shipped to you with only a few days wait.
     
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    I am saving up for one of these at the moment you make a beautiful knife!
     

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